Despite everything, liberals cannot help thinking of history as a story of redemption. That is why they cannot help seeing Putin and Xi Jinping, Orbán and Salvini as reverting to the past. A future that contains hyper-modern tsars, technocratic emperors
Always remember this about the Leftists and the policies they advocate: The policies they advocate almost always are based on emotion rather than on rational analysis. Virtue signaling one-upmanship, and ideological purity contests, with other Leftists is always a feature
Jordan Peterson explains what a sham much of higher education today is: The Left poisons everything it touches. Higher education is largely in the hands of a cult that substitutes indoctrination for education, and hates traditional Western Civilization.
Christopher Johnson, a non-Catholic who has taken up the cudgels so frequently for the Church that I have designated him Defender of the Faith, has a barnburner of a column over at his blog Midwest Conservative Journal: Gay conservative
Men shall be lovers of themselves, covetous, haughty, proud, blasphemers, disobedient to parents, ungrateful, wicked, 2 Timothy 3:2 Dennis Praeger has a brilliant post up at National Review Online in which he describes leftism as a subsitute religion: Within mainstream Protestantism